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After this necessarily incomplete overview of mantic techniques, let us now return to the woman poet's poem cited above, which recounts a dream as well as giving the implicit interpretation of that dream by Tati oult Ourzig.
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So too with the claim that Euthyphro qua mantic is an outsider.
If even in the hands of professional seers bird signs can be polysemous or shift their meanings, then the clashes between Polydamas and Halisthernes--laymen exceptionally skilled in deciphering avian indicators but not actual practitioners of the mantic techne--and their several challengers seem less surprising: as later sources confirm, portent-reading is an agonistic activity, where rival seers compete and nonprofessionals can successfully reject and revise an official account.
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Predicting the past in the ancient Near East; mantic historiography in ancient Mesopotamia, Judah, and the Mediterranean world.
For that matter, if the mantic did know beforehand of the misdeeds he reveals, then he must have concealed the facts, if indeed he is not now simply guessing at what will most disturb the tyrant who berates him.
In habitual speech, which constitutes the vast bulk of language use, the 'linguistic linkage compulsion' can be viewed as socially controlled, instantaneous and tightly circumscribed se mantic 'appresentation' or 'co-presentation' as meaning-fulfillment or 'the bestowal of meaning' in response to the sounds of expressions.
Unlike the Bantu, the Ndembu diviner (or 'magician' as Zahan would have him) are not mantic.
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They have a mantic power to know and reveal what is concealed in the future, a revelation they express in human language just as prophets do.
Lucius is the recipient of apparently authoritative dreams with a divine and mantic provenance during Book 11, but these can be viewed by the sceptical reader as the mind tricks perpetrated by the cults of Isis and Osiris.